Definition of injunction in English:

injunction

Line breaks: in|junc¦tion
Pronunciation: /ɪnˈdʒʌŋ(k)ʃ(ə)n
 
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noun

Derivatives

injunctive

adjective
More example sentences
  • To get injunctive relief, the defenders of traditional unions will have to establish that harm will occur if the county continues to issue marriage licenses to gays.
  • A further claim for injunctive relief (requesting attachment of my clients' assets) has been dismissed as being legally unfounded.
  • The cases are class actions in which injunctive relief is sought.

Origin

late Middle English: from late Latin injunctio(n-), from Latin injungere 'enjoin, impose'.

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